Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Wike seeks approval for Law School campus in Port Harcourt

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has requested approval for the establishment of a campus of the Nigerian Law School in Port Harcourt The governor...
Yahaya Bello

Constitution Review: Yahaya Bello recommends 20% derivation on solid minerals

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has recommended that 20 per cent of the revenue generated from solid minerals be given to states where...
Nyesom Wike

Constitutional Review: Wike calls for increase in derivation fund

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called for an increase in the derivation fund for oil producing states in Nigeria from 13 percent...
Prof Abubakar Olanrewaju Sulaiman

Absence of autonomy for legislature, judiciary dangerous to democracy — NILDS DG

Director General of the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies, NILDS, Prof Abubakar Olanrewaju Sulaiman, has warned that absence of autonomy for the...

JUSUN Strike: Okowa grants full autonomy to the judiciary

By Matthew Atungwu Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa has granted full autonomy to the judiciary in the state. This is as the on-going strike embarked upon...
Godwin Obaseki

Obaseki swears in Joe Acha as Edo acting CJ, urges commitment to oath of...

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Monday, swore in Justice Joe Acha as the Acting Chief Judge of Edo State, charging him to...

Ganduje pardons 123 prison inmates

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has granted freedom to 123 prison inmates across the state. Ganduje, who witnessed the release of the inmates from Goron...

Buhari appoints Justice Garba as Acting Chief Judge of FCT High Court

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate to consider and approve Justice Salisu Garba for appointment as the acting Chief Judge of the Federal...

Judicial Financial Autonomy: House of Reps to engage governors

The House of Representatives Committee on Judiciary is to engage the Nigerian Governor’s Forum and all relevant stakeholders with a view to ensuring judicial...

Governor Sule swears in first Nasarawa female Chief Judge

Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule, has sworn in the state’s first female Chief Judge, Justice Aisha Bashir-Aliyu. Her swearing-in is coming after her confirmation by...

Stay connected